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  • Bo Burnham: What.

    Bo Burnham: What.

    Absolute genius.

    (kind of drags a little bit in the middle, but the finale more than makes up for it).

    WE THinK

    We Know


  • Spielberg



    Really great insight into the most prolific and successful filmmaker of (possibly) all-time. This documentary is better than I excepted, but you're not getting anything transcendent here. I am a huge Spielberg fan, so this is essentially required viewing for me. I enjoyed the interviews with his family (siblings and parents). This, along with Steven opening up about his youth, upbringing, and parents' divorce, gave me a really interesting re-contextualization of the humanistic through-line that connects his entire filmography.


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  • Incredibles 2

    Incredibles 2


    With the original being my favorite film from Pixar, I allowed myself to have semi-high expectations for this. Brad Bird returning as writer and director, after a brief stint in the realm of live action, was a hopeful sign, and the story picking up immediately after the events of the first was a strange but alluring choice.

    Overall, I adored this film, despite a good number of nits to pick. There are two tiny moments that bothered me, one in…

  • A Quiet Place

    A Quiet Place


    This was stressful as hell. John Krasinski pulls heavily from the Hitchcock handbook to build suspense, not relying on cheap jump scares. I would have loved to have had a completely silent audience, but that's just a rare luxury these days. People are still gonna look at their damn phones, and make hushed comments to their friends. I did appreciate the one girl in the theater who aggressively shushed a loud asshole twice. I think Krasinski crafted a film that…